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Inspiration, Authority, and Reliability of Scripture
Can we trust the Bible? How was it inspired, preserved and collected? How are we to read it today as conveying a message for us today? How do we deal with literature that was written in a far different culture, with various literary styles?
Sny Die Woord Reguit
Price: Free! Words: 19,930. Language: Afrikaans. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Die outeurs se navorsing het aangedui dat die grootste persentasie Christene nooit in die basiese beginsels van Skrifinterpretasie opgelei is nie. Met hierdie beperkte boekie word hierdie basiese konsepte op so 'n manier aangespreek dat dit die gemiddelde Bybelleser sal help om tussen Bybelse waarheid en toegevoegde filosofieë te onderskei.
What Does the Bible Say About the Old and New Covenants?
Christians sometimes wonder why the Old Testament and New Testament are different. Some theologians stress similarity, but others stress differences. In this book, we examine every biblical occurrence of the Hebrew and Greek words for covenant. We also look at related subjects: "the law of Moses," whether tithing is commanded for Christians, and the role of the Ten Commandments in Christian ethics
Rightly Divide The Word
Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
The author's research has shown the far majority of Christians have not been taught the important basic principles of Bible interpretation. This concise book deals with those basic concepts and principles to help the average reader to discern between original meanings of Scripture and the added philosophies that have marred clear understanding of the Bible.
Scripture: God's Gift
Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
God has given us the Bible so that we might know who he is and what he is doing. It is helpful to study this book with a good theological starting point, one that has been refined by centuries of people who have studied the book while living in relationship with the Author.
Tithing- Robbing And Stealing From God's People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,610. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
We've heard about the blessings of tithing and the curses which come upon those who don't tithe. We're told that when we don't prosper or succeed or whatever problem we face in life, it's because we don't tithe. Greedy and unscrupulous preachers have misapplied Scriptures to manipulate and coerce Christians to pay tithes. This book exposes the lies of tithing and shows the right way to give.
ISLAM IN THE BIBLE (Lesson One) By Mohammed Danjuma Manga
Price: Free! Words: 15,620. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
ISLAM- A UNIQUE RELIGION Islam is the only religion on earth that teaches man a complete way of life. Because, it is the ONLY religion on earth that teaches man both “spiritual, political, social and economic matters”. These four principles builds up man.
Meet Those Who Met the Master
Price: Free! Words: 36,940. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Meet Jesus Christ in an entirely new way by seeing Him through the eyes of those who knew Him. For the most part, they were ordinary people… fishermen, farmers, craftsmen… but all had an opportunity unique in the history of our world – they met the Master. People were drawn to Him and had strong reactions to His actions and His message… reactions that were not always positive or committed.
Does the Bible Condemn Gay People
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Many people struggle with reconciling religion and homosexuality. You might have a gay friend or family member, or be gay yourself, and not know what God would say about your sexuality. You might have been told that being gay is a terrible sin. This short book is packed with information about how Biblical scholars and religious leaders reconciled the Bible and homosexuality.
Muhammed pbuh The Natural Successor To Christ pbuh
Price: Free! Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
In this book Ahmed Deedat expounds New Testament prophecies (See John chapters 14, 15 and 16) about another comforter that Jesus (p.b.u.h.) prophesied. Very convincingly Deedat elucidates that the other comforter, who will guide mankind ‘into all Truth’, was not the ‘holy ghost’; not an angel and not an invisible spirit; but a man, and that that man is none other than prophet Muhammed PBUH
Debunking Christian Circular Arguments and Assumptions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Winston Wu's major treatise and book addressing and refuting every standard argument made by Christian Fundamentalists, Apologists and Evangelists, point-by-point from every angle. Uses solid arguments, reasoning and logic, with scholarly citations and quotations. Also contains shocking facts about the Bible and its evolution that most Christians don't know.
Does Inerrancy Matter?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
James Montgomery Boice addresses the importance of affirming biblical inerrancy. He explains what it means, why it should be believed, and how to address objections to the doctrine.
Rereading the Bible: Agnostic Insights into Genesis, the Gospels, and Revelation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
This is an examination of key Bible books, written by a former fundamentalist turned sympathetic agnostic. It includes insights into the language, content, and veracity of the Garden of Eden story, Noah's flood, five Gospels and associated writings, and the book of Revelation. A bonus chapter considers the evidence for evolution vs. that of intelligent design.
Chapter Three: Stillness
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
What does the Bible say about War? Is Jesus some pansy who will let bad guys run the world without taking action? Is Jesus some gun-toting adrenaline-junkie who pulls triggers first and asks questions later? Are we even asking the right questions? This chapter poetically reflects on the concept of war and illuminates what the Bible says about it. Price is set at $0.001 per word.
Disharmony of the Gospels
Price: Free! Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
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For centuries Christians have struggled to fit the jig saw like pieces of the gospels into one harmonious story of Jesus Christ and his ministry. Hundreds of thousands of books and articles have been published endeavoring to present a complete, harmonious picture. Still the question remains: if they do harmonize, why is there so much contention over the subject?
Fibs, Lies and Scripture
You set the price! Words: 39,850. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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Scripture, like statistics, can be used in ways that are both misleading and dishonest. Written by a man who believes the bible's truths, this book explores many of the ways in which the Bible is misused and abused. It reveals that many commonly-held beliefs are both false and unscriptural and urges fellow Christians to test the claims of all who say their messages are based on scripture.
The Importance of the Jew in God's Overall Plan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,330. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
The title of my book basically says what my book is about: Most Gentile believers in Jesus Christ don't know how important the Jews have been, and are, in God's plan for His creation. Many don’t realize that the one they have put their faith in (Jesus) is a Jew.
Daniel Without Make-up And Long Toes
Price: Free! Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Revisiting and stripping the Daniel prophecies of the pollution by all kinds of philosophy through the centuries (the make-up) and artificial insertions (the long toes of the so-called ‘church age’). The authors weighed the Daniel prophecies against recorded history. In the process important distortions in modern end-times doctrines are exposed.
Biblical Exegesis & Fraud: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Modern biblical scholarship condemned as devoid of proof. The epistles of Peter and the work of Isaiah shown to be consistent with likely historical development during the times of authorship. Speculation is not proof. Faith cannot yield to speculation in fairness to faith.
Without Guarantee: in search of a vulnerable God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Love is always vulnerable. A God of unconditional love is unconditionally vulnerable, not omnipotent and almighty. These are words of domination power. God's patient vulnerable strength is from within, not top down. Damnation and hell are human ideas, not God's. God's vulnerable love is explored in relation to prayer, spiritual authority, evolution, justice, and the life and resurrection of Jesus.